Trebon Returns With A Bang At Chicago CX

Everyone knew that the course with its straightaways and slow heavy mud, a power course, was fitted Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt)’s skills perfectly but no one knew if the leg was okay. Well, Trebon answered that question with a bang on New Year’s Eve at the Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution race. The tall rider…

Matter Vs Rapha Focus

With cheers of ‘go Brian’ heard around the golf course, Brian Matter (Gear Grinder) found himself in battle for the podium with one and then two Rapha-Focus teammates on Saturday’s Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution. Though the Wisconsin-resident was definitely the crowd favorite, he was not able to match the 1-2 punch thrown at…

Annis Solos To Win Chicago New Year’s Resolution Race

There really wasn’t any doubt as far as the Elite Women’s winner at the Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution race. New Englander Sally Annis (crossresults.com p/b JRAcycles) simply powered away from her competitor early in the race and then proceeded to ride strongly and almost flawlessly in the muddy conditions for the win at…

No Major Changes To UCI Rankings

No major changes to the top 5 in the UCI Standings following the World Cup in Namur, Belgium. Katie Compton (Rabobank-Giant) still tops the leaderboard while Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) holds in 11th. Did you know that the USA has the most riders in the standings?

Men’s Transfer-o-rama

Here it is. The transfer-o-rama for the 18 men’s UCI teams registered in Canada and the United States. USA. The 12 Continental Teams are Bissell Cycling, BMC Hincapie Sportswear Development Team, Bontrager Livestrong Team, Chipotle Development Team, Competitive Cyclist Racing Team, Jamis/Sutter Home, Jelly Belly Cycling Team, Kenda/5-Hour Energy Cycling Team, Team Exergy, Team Mountain…

CCA Announces 2012 Road Cycling Calendar

Earlier today, the Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) announced the 2012 Canadian Road Cycling Calendar which includes 12 events, 11 UCI sanctioned, all taking place in the province of Québec. The CCA calendar is highlighted by the 2012 IMMUNITY-FX Canadian Road Championships in Lac-Mégantic, Québec, as well as with the third edition of the UCI World…

One On One With Chris Jones

A roadie first, Chris Jones, of Team Rapha Focus, is no slouch at cross racing. Forced off his bike at the beginning of the cross season due to an injury sustained at the Tour of Britain, he came back strong in the latter part of the cross season. One such race was Friday night at…

Mission Accomplished For Etheridge

It was mission accomplished for single speeder Craig Etheridge (Raleigh) when he crossed the line in second place on Sunday’s Deschutes Brewery Cup in Bend, Oregon. “It’s been amazing.” Etheridge told podiuminsight after his eighth and final podium at the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross. “It’s been exactly what I’ve always thought should happen…

This One Feels Right For Powers At USGP

Once again, Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) crossed the finish line first at the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross in Bend, Oregon earlier today but today, there was no early celebration snafu like yesterday’s win. Powers was alone when he crossed the line after dropping Jamey Driscoll (Cannondale-cyclocrossworld.com), double pumping his first before grinning ear to…

Nash Dominates USGP

Making it look easy, Katerina Nash (Luna) took the second victory of the weekend at the Deschutes Brewery Cup and completed her domination of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross to also take the overall title. “It’s never easy. I try to keep my serious game on. You’ll never see me walk across the…